Tag Archives: Pop culture

The alley gods

In one neighbourhood in New Delhi, the gods aren’t just a place to offer a prayer, they’re also there to prevent the area from being used as a urinal:

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memories of the ’80s – Heaven by Bryan Adams

In the mid 1980s one of Canada’s favourite rockers released a ballad that soared to the top: Heaven by Bryan Adams. Written by Adams and Jim Vallance, the song was initially for the soundtrack of the film A Night in … Continue reading

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Beautiful birds

The Lodhi Arts Colony – another bevy of birds:

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memories of the’70s – Sister Golden Hair by America

The mid 1970s brought a soft rock song to the top of the charts: Sister Golden Hair by America. Written by Gerry Beckley, the inspiration came from another singer/songwriter, Jackson Browne. Beckley felt his songs were the epitome of Los … Continue reading

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Pink wall of Lodhi

One of the memorable murals of New Delhi’s Lodhi Art Colony:

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The elephant of Lodhi

Intertwined in New Delhi’s Lodhi Arts Colony:

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memories of the ’80s – Ebony and Ivory by Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder

For summer 1982, one of the songs of the day was a duet by two superstars: Ebony and Ivory by Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder. Written by McCartney for his third solo album Tug of War, the song was initially … Continue reading

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